About

Two men share an odd friendship while they care for two women who are both in deep comas.

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Directed by

Pedro Almodóvar

Written by

Pedro Almodóvar (Screenplay)

Runtime

112 minutes

Country

Spain

Language

Spanish

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

#430 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#19 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

#28 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Pedro Almodóvar

Oscar nomination for Best Director Pedro Almodóvar